(Source: @hozier/Instagram)

Hozier says he ‘fears that something dreadful is coming’ if racial issues are not addressed in Ireland.

The singer took to Twitter last night to criticise the misinformation which was spread following the death of George Nkencho.

He has made an appeal to white Irish settled people to fend off injustice and racial hatred.

He says until people investigate their own unobserved sentiments the problem will worsen.

Read his full statement below: